Group Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Title: Jamaica dancers coming
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 Material Information
Title: Jamaica dancers coming
Series Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Physical Description: Book
Publisher: Sunday Graphic
Publication Date: 5/21/1972
Subject: Carifesta (1st : 1972 : Guyana), Festivals - Caribbean Area
Caribbean   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: South America -- Guyana -- Georgetown
Funding: Support for the development of the technical infrastructure and partner training provided by the United States Department of Education TICFIA program.
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Bibliographic ID: CA00199780
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Holding Location: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: CARIFESTA I 1972

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CAltEFSTA Secretaria,
has received tinha word
froin the Jamaican Govern:-
arent that the 80 strong &
Janaia~c a national _Dance
Qooapany led by Rex Nettle%
lord is among the groups to:
represent that country dur-
ing the three-week Festivas.i
T h e National Da#ce
Theatre's appearance a
CARIMa'ESTA inmaediatelt
precedes its tour of the-
United Kingdom where they
w:'! appear for a three-week
season at the Saddleir's Well:
in London.
The leader of this Dance
Company, considered one of
the'nmost experienced in the'
Ooimrnonwealth CarHiteani
has' been appointed special
adviser to the Prime I~Mini'
ter of Jamaica in the area of
:art and culture. This outt
standing writer and artists
has also been named chaiil
mnan. of the committee to
carry. out an extensive re'
v'ew and assessment of art
and cultural development
in Jamaica.
Also representing Jamaica
at OARIFESTA is the Ja-
*naican Folk Singers led bf
Miss O1ve Lewin, a Direc-
tor of the Jamaica Sdhool
of M usi c. These folkr
singers recently .won :th*
first prize at the intern*$
tional Music Festival held i&t
Argentina and have juid
performed at the Organisa-
tion.. of American State5

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